Overview & Mission

Our Mission

To Create spaces for exploring Korean culture and heritage, bridging communities and generations,

and collaborating to address Korean American community needs in the Bay Area

About Us

Korean Center, Inc. (KCI), founded in 1974, is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving the community by providing informational, educational, and social services to underserved immigrant and other communities in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Our Services

Looking to the future, we endeavor to promote and nurture Korean culture in the San Francisco Bay Area by using internet and social media to connect people to community resources, expanding youth cultural and language class offerings, delivering Korean-American professional mentorship and leadership training, and creating a lending library.

KCI strives to be the first place you would think to go in the Bay Area to be connected with anything Korean!

Senior & Social Services

We offer social services and workshops for Korean seniors.  We also offer senior classes such as choir, guitar lessons, and English lessons. 

Korean Language Program (KING SEJONG INSTITUTE)

We offer Korean language lessons with qualified instructors in a small class setting. Classes are conveniently scheduled in the evenings. 

Youth Enrichment Program

We offer language programs for children as well! Korean storytimes for toddlers and kindergartners as well as Korean language lessons for grades 1-5.